Setting the record straight on Australia’s gun ban.

Dear Mr. President,
You recently hailed “Australian gun laws”.
In doing so:
you praised a government for forcefully removing all semi-automatic firearms from its populace,
you admired the banning and confiscation of guns.
We expect to hear that from a European leader. But not you.
You’re the leader of America:
the world’s first free country,
the nation that has inspired many to be free,
that has protected the freedom of others,
that has spread more freedom than any other.
I am an Australian and I must set the record straight.
The “success” of the 1996 Australian gun reform is a myth.

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